Bulbophyllum hydrophilum J.J.Sm.1905 SECTION Polymeres Verm & O'Byrne 2008

Side View of Flower

Another Side View of Flower

Plant and Flower

TYPE Drawing

TYPE Drawing by J.J.Smith and the Orchid Foundation at the Herbarium Jany Renz

Another Flower? NOT Photo by MR.TIPOL RUANGAKSORN and Exotic Bulbophyllum

Common Name The Water Loving Bulbophyllum

Flower Size 1/4" [8.25mm]

Found in western Java in humid areas at elevations of 1000 to 1200 meters as a miniature sized, warm growing epiphyte with close set, long-ovoid, furrowed pseudobulbs carrying a single, apical, erect, coriaceous, lanceolate, rather obtuse, leaf that blooms on a basal, erect, shorter than the leaf, to 1.2" [3 cm], single flowered inflorescence


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI *Die Orchideen Von Java J.J.Sm. 1905; Die Orchideen Von Java Figuren Atlas J.J.Smith 1908 drawing fide; Orchids of Java Comber 1990;